If there’s one thing New Yorkers never have a shortage of, it’s beautiful lakes to visit and spend the day by. While it’s a common occurrence to see any one of our bodies of water making headlines for its beauty and appeal, one of our lakes in particular just so happens to be the cleanest and clearest lake in New York. In fact, it is also one of the most breathtaking in the entire country. Amazing to see in person, start planning your trip to this one body of water out in the Finger Lakes region.

For more information about this magical place, be sure to visit the Skaneateles Lake website as well as the Skaneateles Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.

Have you ever been to Skaneateles Lake? If so, what was your favorite part? Would you agree that it is probably the clearest lake in NY? Which lake in our state do you find to have the clearest water and be most stunning? We’d love to read about your experience in the comments section below!

If you’re like us and get hungry when you go on road trips, get yourself some good food containers to use with our ultimate list of 50 on-the-go food ideas.

For more beautiful natural wonders to check out, read about The Underrated New York Lake That’s Perfect For A Summer’s Day!

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